[Jan 2017] Samuel Tafesse Latest Ethiopian News - AddisBiz.Com | Ethiopian Business Guide
In the wake of downgrading the 50-year old Hilton Addis Hotel to four-stars recently, Hilton Worldwide has brought a new brand to Ethiopia in partnership with Sunshine Business Plc.
It is only the second move by the Hilton to open an operation in Ethiopia since the Hilton Addis Hotel opened in 1964.
The latest agreement is for Hilton Hawassa Resort & Spa, which is scheduled to open for service in five years. Signing the franchise agreement were Samuel Tafesse, president of Sunshine Investment Group and Patrick...
Property trespass conflict between the ASB Hotel Properties Plc, which is developing a hotel at the junction of the Jomo Kenyata Street and Africa Avenue, and China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC), which is constructing the Addis Abeba Light Rail Transit (AA LRT), was resolved with the granting of an adjacent plot to the hotel.
The dispute was related to the construction of the stairs to the AA LRT at Meskel Square near Estifanos Church. The stairs begin from inside the property of the hotel construction, initiating the...